Community - Kettlethorpe

COMPUTER COURSE: Free beginners’ computer course at Kettlethorpe Library, starting Tuesday, September 6, 10am to noon or 1pm to 3pm, for four weeks. Contact the library on 01924 303375 for details or call into Kettlethorpe Library to put your name down.

KETTLETHORPE TENANTS’ AND RESIDENTS’: The Kettlethorpe Tenants’ and Residents’ Association meeting due to take place on Monday, August 8 has been cancelled – apologies to everyone for such short notice. The next meeting will be on Wednesday, September 14 at 6.30pm in the back room of the community centre. 

SUMMER DRAMA WORKSHOPS: Free drama workshops take place at Pennine Community, Chapelthorpe, in August for anyone aged eight and above. A chance to work with Faceless Theatre Company on a project called The Birds! Transport can be arranged, workshops from Monday, August 8 to Saturday, August 13 from 10am to 3.30pm. Lunch provided. Contact Janet Hopewell for details on 07939 276275  or

POTTERY WORKSHOPS: There are still 10 places available for open pottery workshops at Pennine Camphill Community from Monday, August 8 to Friday August 12, from 10am to 4pm. Costs £25 or £15 for a half-day. More information is available by ringing 01924 255281 or emailing

HISTORICAL WEEKEND: Hall Green Community Association holds a historical weekend in August. The exhibition, titled Crigglestone, another look back, will contain over 500 old photographs and memorabilia encompassing the whole of the parish. The exhibitions runs until Tuesday, August 9 at Hall Green Community Centre, Painthorpe Lane, from 2pm to 7pm. Admission £3. Refreshments available. For further information ring 01924 240776.

HEATING REPAIRS: There was a meeting of St Peter’s Church Council last Monday to approve of repairs to the church central heating system, and to make it possible to heat the Wentworth Chapel separately from the rest of the church.

STILLNESS AND PEACE: Last Monday the monthly service of stillness and peace was held in St Peter’s Church. It is held on the first Monday every month.

CHURCH CAKE STALL: Over £800 was raised for church funds last Saturday when St Peter’s Church held its cake stall at Woolley Horse Show.